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Name: Stoer Head Lighthouse  

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Nearest Town or City:
Lochinve, , United Kingdom

Location: Northwest coast of Scotland.


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Photo: Dave McAlpin
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Managing Organization:
Northern Lighthouse Board/Nat'l Trust for Scotland

Website: http://www.nts.org.uk/web/site/home/holidays/accommodation/lighthouse/Stoer_Head_Upper_Flat.asp?NavPage=263&NavId=2127

Notes:
David Stevenson and Thomas Stevenson were the engineers for this lighthouse.

Tower Height: 46

Height of Focal Plane: 128

Characteristic and Range: Flashing white every 15 seconds.

Description of Tower: White, conical tower.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1870

Date Present Tower Built: 1870

Date Automated: 1978

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

Nearby Lodging: Holiday self-catering accommodation (upper apartment, sleeps four) can be rented per week from March to October through the National Trust for Scotland.

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